An accessorial charge is a fee applied for any service performed beyond normal dock-to-dock pick-up and delivery expectations. If you need special freight handling, select the proper accessorials for both pick-up and delivery when booking and additional fees may be applied.
Additional charges may also occur if additional labor and time is needed to deliver the shipment and will be sent as rebills.
These fees include but are not limited to the below, and all listed pricing reflects in-network fees unless otherwise noted:
Liftgate Free for in-network
Trade show $30 flat fee and first 20 minutes free, then $7 per 10 mins
CFS $30 flat fee and first 20 minutes free, then $7 per 10 mins
Inside Service $10 flat fee
Residential Service Free for in-network. Please note that Mothership does not accommodate residential pick-ups.
Hazmat Free for in-network
Alcohol Free for in-network
Limited Access Free for in-network
Chassis $29 per day
Split Chassis $159 flat fee
Pre-Pull $109 flat fee
Stop Off $129/stop
Drop / Bobtail Fee Varies by location
Overweight Fee $20 flat fee plus any pallet over 900 lbs is billed as an additional pallet pro-rated $10 for each 450 lbs
Tri-Axle Fee 2 days included, $159 after 2 days
Container Storage $49/day
Wait time (Dedicated/Full Truckload) 45 minutes free, then $7 per 10 minutes
Wait time (Local) 20 minutes free, then $7 per 10 minutes
Driver Assistance $10 per 10 minutes, no inside delivery, hand load / unload
Delivery Labor $30 for 20 minutes of removing a shipment from the truck
Pickup Attempt $49 per attempt
Delivery Attempt $49 per attempt
Pallet Storage Not applicable for in-network, varies for out-of-network
Valley Zone Fee $10 flat fee for any shipment going in or out of the San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles
Additional Pallets $15/per pallet and up
Cancellation Fee $49 to cancel in-network shipments. Fees for out-of-network LTL shipments vary by carrier and start at $199
Out-of-Network Accessorial Charges
For many of the above accessorials, you may be charged differently based on which carrier is handling your freight. Get an instant quote to see how much you'll be charged when you add accessorials to your shipment.